There are 5 ways to get from Seoul to Cheonan by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Cheonan

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Subway  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the subway from Hoehyeon Station to Geumjeong Station 4-Light blue
  2. Take the subway from Geumjeong Station to Cheonan Station 1

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Cheonan Station Mugunghwa Seoul / ...

$4 - $14

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Seoul to Cheonan 58.5 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Cheonan 58.5 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Cheonan is to subway which costs ₩3,800 - ₩5,500 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Cheonan is to bus which costs ₩6,500 - ₩9,000 and takes 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seoul Express Bus Terminal and arriving at Cheonan. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seoul Station station and arriving at Cheonan Station station. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Seoul and Cheonan is 86 km. The road distance is 93.6 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Cheonan without a car is to bus which takes 1 h and costs ₩6,500 - ₩9,000.

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The bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Cheonan takes 1 h including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Seoul to Cheonan bus services, operated by Ko Bus, depart from Seoul Express Bus Terminal station.

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Seoul to Cheonan train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Seoul Station.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Cheonan is to bus which takes 1 h and costs ₩6,500 - ₩9,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩5,000 - ₩16,000 and takes 1 h.

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Seoul to Cheonan bus services, operated by Ko Bus, arrive at Cheonan station.

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Seoul to Cheonan train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Cheonan Station.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Cheonan.
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  • Distance: 53.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Cheonan, South Korea?

Ko Bus operates a bus from Seoul to Cheonan every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, Korail operates a train from Seoul to Cheonan hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Hoehyeon Station to Geumjeong Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Geumjeong Station to Cheonan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Cheonan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Seoul to Cheonan
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
International Taxi
Phone
+82 1644 2255
Website
intltaxi.co.kr
Kakao taxi
Website
kakao.com

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